- Anastasia Bryzgalova is a 25-year-old Russian curler.
- Fans say she looks like a model, and have compared her to both Angelina Jolie and Megan Fox.
- Bryzgalova is married to her curling partner, Alexandr Krushelnitskiy. They lost their first match to the US.
Olympic curling just gained new fans all over the world now that Anastasia Bryzgalova is competing.
The 25-year-old Russian curler is said to look like a model, and is being compared to actresses from Angelina Jolie to Megan Fox on social media.
“I’m still rooting for USA, but Anastasia Bryzgalova, the Russian curler looks like a freaking model,” one person wrote on Twitter. “I thought curling was a sport for old balding men but Anastasia Bryzgalova be looking like Megan Fox and suddenly I love curling,” wrote another.
— brooke (@SchofiesChoice) February 8, 2018
— Tom Sica (@Flags12345) February 8, 2018
The Russian curling mixed doubles team is led by Anastasia Bryzgalova, who looks like Angelina Jolie at 21 if she ever picked up a broom.
— James Stewart (@jamespstewart) February 8, 2018
Bryzgalova is newly married to her curling partner, Alexander Krushelnitskiy. The couple lost their first match to US sibling pair Becca and Matt Hamilton.
On Instagram, Bryzgalova has posted photos of herself working out as well as snapshots from her recent honeymoon in Spain.
According to the Daily Mail, Bryzgalova has a master’s degree from the Lesgaft National State University of Physical Education, Sport and Health. The Daily Mail reported that she became interested in curling in 2009, when she saw an advertisement for a curling club at an ice sports complex.